(KTVT) A Dallas business owner is accusing Yelp of hiding good reviews of his coffee shop after he refused to pay them for advertising.
Bob Sinnott owns Toasted Coffee + Kitchen in Lower Greenville.
He said after months of non-stop phone calls from Yelp, he claims his favorable rating dropped after he finally told the company he would not pay for advertising.
“What I would compare it to, the mafia,” said Sinnott. “You know, you do business with me or there’s retaliation.”